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Points Earned:1/1Correct Answer:FalseYour Response:False5.One of the senses of Oedipus' name is "Swollen foot."
Points Earned:1/1Correct Answer:TrueYour Response:True6.The man charged with exposing the baby Oedipus died in the conflict in which Laius was killedThe thing to keep in mind here is that Laius asked another man to expose baby Oedipus. He did not do the deed himself; the man to whom Laius gave this responsibility was not killed by Oedipus.Points Earned:1/1Correct Answer:FalseYour Response:False7.The people of Thebes regard Oedipus as a "tyrannos," but it comes to light in the course of the play that this label is inappropriate.
Points Earned:0/1Correct Answer:TrueYour Response:False8.Sophocles depicts Oedipus as contemptuous of all formsof divination and prophecy.It's true he doesn't like Tiresias, but his first step in his efforts to rid Thebes of the curse was to despatch Creon to Delphi to consult the oracle of Apollo. Points Earned:0/1

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